Basic Statistics with Stata (June 5 & 6)


Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in Stata in this 2 day introductory workshop.

WHAT IS STATA? STATA is a statistical software package which is particularly popular among researchers from a diverse range of fields.

BASIC STATISTICS WITH STATA introduces statistical concepts in a non-technical way and emphasises their practical application in Stata. The workshop will provide plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and to access in-class support.


• Introduction to Stata

• Importing & exporting data sets

• Numerical & graphical summaries of data

• Descriptive statistics & plots

• Hypothesis testing (t-tests, ANOVA & Chi-squared tests)

• Confidence intervals & p-values

• Simple linear regression

• Power & sample size considerations.


Researchers and HDR students, or anyone who wants to learn basic statistical concepts to apply in Stata.


A basic understanding of statistics is helpful but not essential. No prior knowledge of Stata is assumed.

Registration Details:

Dates:June 5 and June 6 2024

Time:9am - 3.30pm

Venue:• La Trobe University, Bundoora, Physical Sciences 2 building, room 330. OR
• Zoom.

Cost:• Students: $250
• Staff: $350
• non-La Trobe: $1,094.50 (GST inclusive).

Registration Deadline:Registrations close June 3, 2024. Places are limited so register early. Cancellations/Refunds are accepted up to 48 hours prior to the workshop.

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